20 SEPTEMBER 2017
FORMULA 1: LOTUS 49-FORD
The best couple hundred thousand bucks ever spent in racing? That’s got to be Ford’s
investment in the Cosworth DFV Formula 1 engine. Bolted to the beautifully sparse Lotus 49,
it made its winning debut in the 1967 Dutch Grand Prix and never looked back.
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